Links to Other Pages

EdinPhoto - Home Page  Please send me an e-mail ...  with your questions, comments, suggestions or news.   At any time, you can search for a word  -  perhaps a photographer's name or a photographic topic.  The search will produce a list of pages on the EdinPhoto web site where this word appears.     At any time, you can search for a word  -  perhaps a photographer's name or a photographic topic.  The search will produce a list of pages on the EdinPhoto web site where this word appears.  

Photographs and Other Images  -  These include portraits of photographers  -  photographic outings -  Princes Street views  -  Newhaven Fishwives  -  etc.  Early Photography in Edinburgh  -  Talbot, Brewster, Hill & Adamson, Early Professional Photographers in Princes Street, etc.  Professional Photographers in Edinburgh  -  1840 to 1940  -  Their names, dates of business and studio addresses.  The Photographic Society of Scotland  -  1856 to 1873  -  Lectures, Exhibitions, Outings, etc.  The History of Edinburgh Photographic Society  -  1861 to date  -  Lectures, Exhibitions, Outings, Poems, etc.  EPS Publications - EPS Handwritten Records  -  Photographic Journals  -  Trade Directories  -  Books  -  etc.  Thanks to all who have encouraged and supported me in creating the EdinPhoto web site  -  including descendants of photographers  -  researchers  -  providers of photographs and other material  Background notes on the research thal led up to the creation of this site  -   together with lists of new material added to the site since its launch.  Brief comments on how this site might be used  -  Just browsing?  -  Seeking specific information?  Please add your questions, suggestions or other comments to the Guest Book.  Links to other web sites  -  Photographic Societies  -  Photographic History  -  Family History  -  etc.  Click here to find the link to the Edinburgh Photogrpahic Society web site.

 

A selection of my photographs, many from Edinburgh throughout the year.   Also photos from Scotland, London, Iceland, Italy, Hong Kong and elsewhere    Many old maps of Edinburgh (Old Town, New Town, while City), Leith and Newhaven.  Includes several old transport maps and a comparison of old maps with recent aerial photos.   Old engravings, mailly of Edinburgh scenes.  Some from the 1820s, some from the 1890s,  some others - includes many hand-coloured examples from the 1820s.   News from Edinburgh today  -  Events, Collections, Buildings and Gardens, Transport   This site includes     1. Post card portraits taken in studios in Edinburgh:    2. Post card views either takeen/published by Ediburgh photographers or views of Edinburgh, or both.y Edinburgh    Views of Edinburgh, grouped into three sections:     1. Street views:    2. Buildings:    3. Around Edinburgh   Views of transport around Edinburgh  -  Horse drawn trams and buses, cable cars, electric trams, buses and a few railway photos.  Also several maps of Edinburgh's bus and tram routes.   Links to pages with Photos of Groups   Frequently Asked Questions

  Summary of the updates added to this site each month since the site was launched   Links to Dumbiedykes pages  Link to Granton pages  Link to Leith pages   Link to Newhaven pages   Links to Portobello pages   Link to My Recent Talks

   

EdinPhoto

What's New?

November 11-20, 2015

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Over the past few days, as well as adding the updates below to the EdinPhoto web site, I've also added more photos to Instagram and Twitter, including photos of:

-  Birds

-  Cycles

-  Edinburgh Graffiti

-  Edinburgh Rain

-  Edinburgh Reflections

-  Fife Coastal Path

-  Views of Edinburgh from Fife

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emails

I apologise to anybody who has been waiting a long time for an email response from me.   I had  654 emails to reply to on 10 November, and now have 635 to reply to.

Peter Stubbs, Edinburgh:  20 November.2015

 

   Donald Alexander Fisher, an employee of Brown Brothers for several years until his death in 1984.

Nov 17, 2015

Brown Brothers  Recollections 14,  Donald Alexander Fisher

page updated

 

Nov 17, 2015

Graham Street  Comments 2,  Banner across the street

page updated

 

Nov 15, 2015

Easter Road  Recollections 23  Cowan's horses + milk deliveries

page updated

Nov 15, 2015

William Younger's Brewery  Recollections 6,  Samuel Duff

page updated

Nov 15, 2015

North Merchiston School  Recollections 1, school from 1944

new
page

Nov 15, 2015

Trinity Academy  Primary Teachers around 1954, 3 more names

page updated

Nov 15, 2015

John Dinwoodie  Shipping Contractors, Recollections 1

new
page

Nov 15, 2015

Sinking of 'Medusa' in a storm off Inchkeith, 1974,  Comment 4

page updated

Nov 15, 2015

Jamaica Street  Recollections 10, Reply 1, Families

page updated

 

Nov 14, 2015

Palais de Danse  Request for Recollections for a Video

page updated

Nov 14, 2015

Stockbridge  Recollections 38,  Hermitage Place

page updated

Nov 14, 2015

Edinburgh Place Names  Hermie

page updated

 

Nov 13, 2015

Marshall Wane Sports Photos  Where and when?  Reply 3

page updated

 

   Aerial View of Moredun Primary School and surrounding Prefab Houses

Nov 12, 2015

Aerial View  Moredun Primary School and Prefab Housing

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new page + page updated

 

Nov 12, 2015

Edinburgh Place Names  Lawrie's (Bowler's Arms Pub, Leith)

page updated

Nov 12, 2015

Galleries and Gallery Bus  with  Link to Bus Timetable

page updated

 

   Boys from Heriot Mount in King's Park, August 1950

Nov 11, 2015

Heriot Mount Boys in King's Park  1950

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   Ladies from Heriot Mount hold a jumblke sale to raise funds for the Street Party to celebrate the Coronation of the Queen in 1953.

Nov 11, 2015

Heriot Mount Ladies hold a Jumble Sale  1953

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Victory Tea arty at Heriot Mount, 1946

Nov 11, 2015

Heriot Mount Victory Street Party  1946

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Nov 11, 2015

Heriot Mount  Recollections 4, 1942-1963

page updated

Nov 11, 2015

Leith Pubs, many long since gone  Bowler's Rest, Comment 3

page updated

 

Other Sites

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Please click on the symbol on the left to follow me on Twitter and see a few of my photos there.   My Twitter account is @PeterEdinPhoto.

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Please click on the symbol on the left to follow me on Instagram and view a few of my photos.  My Instagram account is peter_edinphoto.

UPDATE (May 2015):  I've found that adding my photos to Instagram is easier than adding them to the EdinPhoto site.  So I'm still updating EdinPhoto, but I've begun to add more of my own photos and short video clips to Instagram..

EDINBURGH
COLLECTED

Edinburgh Collected is a web site for photos and memories of Edinburgh, created by City of Edinburgh Libraries.  You may wish to contribute to it.
Read more about it here

 

What's New?  -  All Pages

   

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Links to Other Pages

EdinPhoto - Home Page  Please send me an e-mail ...  with your questions, comments, suggestions or news.   At any time, you can search for a word  -  perhaps a photographer's name or a photographic topic.  The search will produce a list of pages on the EdinPhoto web site where this word appears.     At any time, you can search for a word  -  perhaps a photographer's name or a photographic topic.  The search will produce a list of pages on the EdinPhoto web site where this word appears.  

Photographs and Other Images  -  These include portraits of photographers  -  photographic outings -  Princes Street views  -  Newhaven Fishwives  -  etc.  Early Photography in Edinburgh  -  Talbot, Brewster, Hill & Adamson, Early Professional Photographers in Princes Street, etc.  Professional Photographers in Edinburgh  -  1840 to 1940  -  Their names, dates of business and studio addresses.  The Photographic Society of Scotland  -  1856 to 1873  -  Lectures, Exhibitions, Outings, etc.  The History of Edinburgh Photographic Society  -  1861 to date  -  Lectures, Exhibitions, Outings, Poems, etc.  EPS Publications - EPS Handwritten Records  -  Photographic Journals  -  Trade Directories  -  Books  -  etc.  Thanks to all who have encouraged and supported me in creating the EdinPhoto web site  -  including descendants of photographers  -  researchers  -  providers of photographs and other material  Background notes on the research thal led up to the creation of this site  -   together with lists of new material added to the site since its launch.  Brief comments on how this site might be used  -  Just browsing?  -  Seeking specific information?  Please add your questions, suggestions or other comments to the Guest Book.  Links to other web sites  -  Photographic Societies  -  Photographic History  -  Family History  -  etc.  Click here to find the link to the Edinburgh Photogrpahic Society web site.

 

A selection of my photographs, many from Edinburgh throughout the year.   Also photos from Scotland, London, Iceland, Italy, Hong Kong and elsewhere    Many old maps of Edinburgh (Old Town, New Town, while City), Leith and Newhaven.  Includes several old transport maps and a comparison of old maps with recent aerial photos.   Old engravings, mailly of Edinburgh scenes.  Some from the 1820s, some from the 1890s,  some others - includes many hand-coloured examples from the 1820s.   News from Edinburgh today  -  Events, Collections, Buildings and Gardens, Transport   This site includes     1. Post card portraits taken in studios in Edinburgh:    2. Post card views either takeen/published by Ediburgh photographers or views of Edinburgh, or both.y Edinburgh    Views of Edinburgh, grouped into three sections:     1. Street views:    2. Buildings:    3. Around Edinburgh   Views of transport around Edinburgh  -  Horse drawn trams and buses, cable cars, electric trams, buses and a few railway photos.  Also several maps of Edinburgh's bus and tram routes.   Links to pages with Photos of Groups   Frequently Asked Questions

  Summary of the updates added to this site each month since the site was launched   Links to Dumbiedykes pages  Link to Granton pages  Link to Leith pages   Link to Newhaven pages   Links to Portobello pages   Link to My Recent Talks